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Organic synthesis

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A form of chemical synthesis concerned with the production of organic compounds


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Example of organic synthesis is total synthesis, which is the production of organic compounds, generally not involving biological processes.


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... which can be either a) structural elements (building blocks for organic tissue) or b) enzymes (biocatalysts). An example of this would be the synthesis of the amino acid serine in the primitive atmosphere, thus: two molecules of formaldehyde ...

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Need help with an alien cell (for a plausible fiction)

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